Event discussing Supreme Court coverage to be held Sept. 9 at UGA

Friday, August 23, 2013

Georgia Law, the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication and the Peabody Awards will host some of the nation’s leading Supreme Court journalists and scholars on Sept. 9 at the university's Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries. Three panels will be held throughout the daylong event focusing on topics from the rise of SCOTUSblog to discussing insights into the Roberts Court’s upcoming term. All sessions will be open to the public.


Wilson publishes article in the Georgia Bar Journal

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Third-year law student W. Matthew Wilson has published "The Best Evidence Rule Made Better: A Glimpse into Georgia's New Evidence Code" in the Georgia Bar Journal's August issue. The article was co-authored with Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson.


Law student honored with award

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Third-year law student Megan A. Cox placed third in the nationwide competition for Phi Alpha Delta’s Frank E. Gray Outstanding Clerk Award. This honor recognizes Cox’s work with the law school’s chapter of the professional law fraternity. Only 15 finalists were recognized as part of the organization's annual awards program.


In Memoriam: José "Fico" Rodríguez

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of former Public Services Librarian Jose "Fico" Rodríguez, who worked in the Alexander Campbell King Law Library from 1967 to 1990. He passed away on Aug. 19.


Five faculty members earn promotions

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Congratulations to the following faculty members who recently received promotions: Elizabeth Weeks Leonard (J.D.’99) was awarded the rank of full professor, Matthew I. Hall was named an associate professor, Lisa Milot and Christian Turner were promoted to associate professor with tenure and Hillel Y. Levin was granted tenure.

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